Mugabe to UNGA: Africa remain seized with Western Sahara issue

New York, Sept 25, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic of Zimbabwe H.E. Mr. Robert Mugabe on Thursday said before the UN General Assembly that Africa remains “seized” with the issue of Western Sahara, the last colonial vestige in the continent.

In his speech before the 69th session of the UN General Assembly, underway in New York, Zimbabwe President underlined that Africa remains “seized with the issue of Western Sahara, the last colonial vestige in Africa.”

Speaker of National Council sends congratulatory letter to Mexican counterpart

Bir Lehlou (liberated zones), Sept 25, 2014 (SPS) - Speaker of the Saharawi National Council (Parliament) Mr. Khatri Addouh on Wednesday sent a letter of congratulation to the President of the Mexican Senate, Miguel Barbosa Huerta, on the 204th anniversary of the independence of the United Mexican States.

UK Labour Party for self-determination and respect for human rights in Western Sahara

London, Sept 25, 2014 (SPS) - British Labour Party has reaffirmed, support to the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination, calling for the respect of human rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara.

South Africa continues to support struggle for freedom in Western Sahara

New York, Sept 25, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. Mr. Jacob Zuma, on Wednesday indicated that her country continues to support the struggle for freedom and self-determination of the people of Western Sahara.

Ould Salek congratulates Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs on National Day

Bir Lehlou (liberated territories), Sept 24, 2014 (SPS) - The Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Mohamed Salem Ould Salek has sent a congratulatory letter to the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, Dr. José Antonio Meade Kuribreña, on the 204th anniversary of the National Day of the United Mexican States.

Woodcraft Folk issues findings of exploratory visit to Western Sahara

London, Sept 24, 2014 (SPS) - The UK movement Woodcraft Folk has launched a report on the findings of an exploratory visit to the Saharawi refugee camps and liberated zones of Western Sahara from 28 December 2013 to 4th January 2014.

President felicitates Mexican counterpart on Independence Day

Bir Lehlou (liberated zones), Sept 24, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente Polisario Mr. Mohamed Abdelaziz has congratulated H.E. Mr. Enrique Peña Nieto, President of the United States of Mexico, on the occasion of the 204th anniversary of the independence of Mexico.

SADR takes part at parliamentary meetings on AU legal mechanisms

Nouakchott, Sept 23, 2014 (SPS) - The Saharawi Republic (SADR) will partake in parliamentary meetings on the legal mechanisms of the African Union (AU), to be hosted by Nouakchott, capital of Mauritania, on 24-26 September 2014.

SADR will be represented at this meeting by a delegation, led by the Minister of Justice and Religious Affairs Mr. Hamada Selma.

The meeting will tackle the domestication of AU legal instruments and ratification of the AU legal mechanisms.

Saharawi Red Crescent launches urgent appeal for relief to rainfall victims

Chahid Al Hafed (refugee camps), Sept 23, 2014 (SPS) - Saharawi Red Crescent (SRC) has appealed to the donor countries, international organizations, NGOs, associations of friendship and civil societies across the globe to provide “urgent humanitarian aid” to the victims of the heavy rainfall and strong winds, hit the Saharawi refugee camps on Sunday.

Rainfall, wind cause human and material losses in refugee camps

Wilaya of Elaaiun (Refugee Camps), September 22, 2014 (SPS) - A heavy rainfall and strong winds on Sunday evening hit the Wilaya of Elaaiun in the refugee camps, close to the Algerian town of Tindouf, causing human and material losses.  
According to a statement of the Ministry of Interior, 10 citizens have been injured, 3 of them in serious conditions are being now treated in hospital.   


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